Transform a plain fabric lampshade into a artsy paper shade that looks like it came from an expensive gallery. Beaded ribbon trim could be substituted for the eyelash trim for a completely different look.
White candlestick – style lamp base
Silver clips, square and S- shaped, 3 each
Green fringe trim
Blue eyelash fiber trim
Sheer blue ½" (12mm) ribbon
¼" (6mm) clear double-stick tape
HeatnBond (heat-activated adhesive)
2 ½" (6cm) circle template
1½" (4cm) circle template or ShareCutter and Circles-1 template
¾ -inch (19mm) wash brush
Two plastic cups.
About the papers
The word Unryu means "cloud dragon paper" in Japanese and traditionally contains strand of fibers. The Unryu used here is made with stands of kozo which is a long rough fiber from a mulberry tree. We commonly refer ti it a mulberry paper.